Yohei Katoh

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Yohei Katoh
Kyoto University
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Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2009
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University
Apr 2007
Aug 2009
Postdoc, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University

Awards & Honors

Dec 2017
Molecular basis of intraflagellar transport and ciliopathies, Young Investigator Award, The Japanese Biochemical Society
Jul 2017
Blue Flame Award, Addgene
Winner: Yohei Katoh and Kazuhisa Nakayama
Jun 2016
Best presentation award, Japan Society for Cell Biology
Jun 2014
Mitosis-Coupled, Microtubule-Dependent Clustering of Endosomal Vesicles around Centrosomes, CSF Award, Japan Society for Cell Biology
Winner: Takatsu, H.*, Katoh, Y.*, Ueda, T*., Waguri, S., Murayama, T., Takahashi, S., Shin, H.-W., and Nakayama, K.
May 2013
The Japanese Biochemical Society Kinki Branch meeting presentation award, The Japanese Biochemical Society Kinki Branch

Published Papers

Nozaki, S., Castro Araya, R.F., Katoh, Y. & Nakayama, K.
Biology Open   8 bio043786   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Takahara M, Kunii M, Nakamura K, Harada A, Hirano T, Katoh Y, Nakayama K
Journal of biochemistry   165(3) 257-267   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Tsurumi Y, Hamada Y, Katoh Y, Nakayama K
Molecular biology of the cell   30(5) 658-670   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Funabashi T, Katoh Y, Okazaki M, Sugawa M, Nakayama K
The Journal of cell biology   217(8) 2867-2876   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Hamada Y, Tsurumi Y, Nozaki S, Katoh Y, Nakayama K
Molecular biology of the cell   29(13) 1628-1639   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Takei R, Katoh Y, Nakayama K
Biology open   7(5)    Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Katoh Y, Nakamura K, Nakayama K
Bio-protocol   8(1) e2687   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Nozaki S, Katoh Y, Kobayashi T, Nakayama K
PloS one   13(3) e0195005   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Nakayama K, Katoh Y
Journal of biochemistry   163(3) 155-164   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Takahara M, Katoh Y, Nakamura K, Hirano T, Sugawa M, Tsurumi Y, Nakayama K
Human molecular genetics   27(3) 516-528   Dec 2017   [Refereed]


Architectures and functions of motor proteins underlying the intraflagellar transport machinery
Yohei Katoh
Folia Pharmacol. Jpn.   154(4) 186-191   Oct 2019   [Invited]
Yohei Katoh
Journal of Japanese Biochemical Society   90(6) 766-780   Dec 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
金 子璇, 加藤 洋平, 中山 和久
ELCAS Journal   3 49-52   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Yohei Katoh and Kazuhisa Nakayama
Journal of Japanese Biochemical Society   89(2) 273-277   Apr 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Yohei Katoh and Kazuhisa Nakayama
Experimental Medicine   35(1) 89-95   Jan 2017   [Invited]

Conference Activities & Talks

Molecular basis for protein trafficking within cilia and ciliopathies revealed by the visible immunoprecipitation (VIP) assay and CRISPR/Cas9 system
Nakayama, K. & Katoh, Y.
2019 Annual Meeting of the German Pharmaceutical Society   1 Sep 2019   
IFT-A–IFT-B interaction is required for ciliary retrograde trafficking and ciliary GPCR import
Yohei Katoh, Takuya Kobayashi, Tomoaki Hirano, Kazuhisa Nakayama
FASEB Science Research Conference   4 Aug 2019   
Export of ciliary GPCRs depends on the interaction between BBSome and the IFT-B complex.
Nozaki, S., Katoh, Y. & Nakayama, K.
The 91st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Biochemical Society   26 Sep 2018   
Analysis of protein-protein interaction and function of transmembrane proteins forming transition zone in primary cilia.
Liang, L., Katoh, Y. & Nakayama, K.
The 91st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Biochemical Society   24 Sep 2018   
Interaction of heterotrimeric kinesin-II with IFT-B-connecting tetramer is crucial for ciliogenesis.
Funabashi, T., Katoh, Y., Okasaki, M., Sugawa, M. & Nakayama, K.
The 91st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Biochemical Society   24 Sep 2018